“Where the President fails to show leadership, Congress must step up and tackle these problems head on. This bill will start that process.”
Rep. Nydia Velazquez (D-Brooklyn) wants to crack down on the sale of synthetic marijuana in New York City.
Rep. Nydia Velazquez (D-NY) has introduced a bill designed to reduce gun violence. The bill, Reducing Gun Violence in our Neighborhoods Act of 2015, would tax gun sales and require gun owners to report lost or stolen guns.
Mayor Bill de Blasio met behind closed doors Monday with Reps. Jerrold Nadler and Nydia Velazquez. According to Ms. Velazquez, "port activity in Brooklyn" was discussed, which presumably means... To view the full story, click the ti...
Authored by Rep. Nydia M. Velázquez (D-NY), the bill allows many small firms in New York and throughout the country to seek emergency loans from the Small Business Association.